Leeman was the longtime leader of Conservative congregations on Rhode Island and in Massachusetts, and helped found a Long Island synagogue.
The poll by the Hiddush religious pluralism organization also found that 59 percent of Israelis believe Israel should recognize Conservative, Reform and Orthodox rabbis equally. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
Conservative rabbis are being asked to adopt healthy eating, exercise and lifestyle habits. More ▸
By Ben Harris
The Conservative rabbinical association is considering a call for the dissolution of Israel’s chief rabbinate. More ▸